Open Door opens its doors to young Sheffield and Rotherham drama hopefuls

A programme that encourages young people to get involved with theatre is launching new sessions in Sheffield and Rotherham.

Monday, 23rd September 2019, 11:20 am
Updated Saturday, 28th September 2019, 24:08 am

Non-profit organisation Open Door has opened applications for its 2019-2020 acting and backstage courses.

The non-profit organisation helps actors and creatives aspiring to work behind the scenes, aged 18-26 (acting) and 17-26 (backstage), from low-income households to gain a place at the UK’s leading drama schools.

The programme offers tutoring and workshops, free drama school auditions and travel assistance and theatre trips, as well as bursary and funding advice .

Applications for Open Door Backstage close at 5pm on November 19 and applications for Open Door Acting close at 5pm on October 9.

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To find out more, visit www.opendoor.org.uk